Southeast University, Shing-Tung Yau Center of Southeast University

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Position ID:SEU-Shing-Tung Yau Center of Southeast University-PD [#23157]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Nanjing, Jiangsu 210096, China [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Theoretical Physics / theoretical
Appl Deadline:2023/01/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2022/10/06, finished 2023/07/22, listed until 2023/04/05)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Theoretical physics group at Shing-Tung Yau Center of Southeast University invites applications to postdoctoral positions starting in 2023, in all research areas of high-energy and mathematical physics. Applicants who have overlapping research interests with our group members will be preferred.

Our center is a recently-created research institute working on mathematics and physics, located at the center of Nanjing, China. The current faculty members are Jie Gu, Yunfeng Jiang, Zhijin Li, Hai Lin, Marcus Sperling, Ryo Suzuki, Wen Qiang and Xu Jianfei, with Tadashi Okazaki joining us shortly. Our research interests include gauge/gravity dualities, supersymmetric gauge theory, conformal bootstrap, integrability, quantum information, topological string and resurgence. We are also in close interaction with the faculty members in mathematics. More information can be found on the official page ( as well as the string group website (

The duration of the postdoctoral position is 3 years, with the third year depending on the financial situation. It is highly possible that successful candidates become Zhishan fellows, who are awarded 320,000 RMB per year as salary, 30,000 RMB per year as housing allowances, and 100,000 RMB as a start-up grant by the standards of 2022.

The applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, list of publications, and research statement. In addition, they must arrange three reference letters submitted through Academic Jobs Online. Applications must be received by January 15th, 2023 for full consideration, though we may consider applications after the deadline till the position is filled.

Any questions about this job posting should be sent to Ryo Suzuki <> or Wen Qiang <> or Ms. Lu Yang <>.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
15th floor, Yifu Architecture Building
No.2 Sipailou campus, Southeast University